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Per Diem Opportunities

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As-Needed (part-time) or Per Diem Employment Opportunities

As-needed employment opportunities are open to the general public. Individuals hired into these positions work less than 1,000 hours per Fiscal Year and do not receive benefits. The following part-time positions are available in the Santa Clara Police Department: 

Adult Crossing Guard (as-needed)

Per Diem Public Safety Dispatcher (as-needed)

Per Diem Police Officer - Special Events (as-needed)

Per Diem Traffic Control Officer (as-needed)


Start Your Career Today

The Santa Clara Police Department is actively recruiting! Whether you are new to law enforcement or a seasoned professional, we encourage you to apply now.

You can find more detailed information about job openings, qualifications and benefits at Job Opportunities.

Applications may be obtained at:
Human Resources Department
(West Wing, Lower Level)
1500 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

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